The Editorial Board

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The Embarrassment of Afghanistan Must Humble the U.S.

President Joe Biden meets with his national security team about Afghanistan.(Wikimedia Commons/RandomUserGuy1738) Twenty years ago, the United States started the War in Afghanistan following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Yet after $2 trillion spent, along with thousands of civilian and military casualties, the American stated mission in Afghanistan — which was to root out [...]

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Violence in Myanmar is Abominable. The World Should Act.

Anti-coup protest near the University of Yangon, Myanmar. (Wikimedia Commons) Myanmar’s military launched a successful coup earlier this year against former State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s democratically elected government, alleging widespread fraud in the country’s 2020 elections. The resulting anti-military protests have been met with brutal violence, including the killing and torture of young [...]

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